Don't watch any trailers - go in blind. Subscribe To Our Newsletter Sign up for free giveaways, reviews, our weekly round-up of movie news, and more! While there are moments of sexuality, tension and sometimes troubling family relations, the movie’s characters find themselves and each other. Lion is a complex movie, with its profound themes of home and identity, and its tonally disparate halves.

Lion is an amazing, emotional documentary. Read full review Type and Press “enter” to Search. Audience Reviews for Lion. The acting is good, the story is good. Lion is based on a true story that is both incredibly uplifting and heartbreaking. 10:59 PM PDT 9/10/2016 by David Rooney FACEBOOK; TWITTER; EMAIL ME; YOUTUBE ; As enthralling as it is emotional. Join ClubInk. TWITTER 11/25/2016 Dev … Year: 2016 . REVIEW: Lion . I l... Continue reading. May 06, 2017. And, in so doing, they inspire those who watch their stories unfold—especially Saroo’s lionhearted journey. It's little wonder that “Lion” has collected quite a few audience awards at festivals since premiering in Toronto in September.

You have Successfully Subscribed! Lion is a gripping, moving, inspiring film that’s high in heart and relatively low in content. Rating: PG ... Sign up for our weekly round-up of movie news, reviews, giveaways and more!

SUBSCRIBE! A smartly understated approach to Brierley’s story holds it all together. Teen, 15 years old Written by Olive Cohn January 20, 2017. Join ClubInk. "Lion" (2016 release from Australia; 118 min.) Although the movie may be frightening and depressing to the very young, I think it's positive that "The Lion King" deals with real issues. Film Review: ‘Lion’ Dev Patel stars as an Indian orphan who uses Google Earth to find his way back home in Garth Davis' directorial debut. MOVIES 'Lion': Film Review | TIFF 2016.

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By processing life's realities in stories, children can prepare themselves for more difficult lessons later on.

“Lion” is a first rate, sentimental, emotional, ‘small’ movie that will move even the coldest hearted person.

is "based on a true story", we are reminded at the beginning of the film, and brings the incredible story of Saroo. Lion is a movie about a little boy from India who gets lost and is trying to find his family.
It is a truly touching. As the movie opens, we are in "Khandwa, India, 1986", and we see 5 yr. old Saroo and his older brother doing whatever they need to do to get by, hustling and bustling. Report this review.

Sometimes the truth alone is enough. This film is a must-see.

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